Mountain huts and refuges
Val des Dix/Pralong
Hut wardened : April and from July till September
This relatively new mountain hut is close to the Grande Dixence reservoir, 1,5 hour’s walk from the dam wall (cable car). Located at an altitude of 2657 m, it offers 60 sleeping places spread over 6 dormitories for 4 to 17 people, equipped with duvets. Several alpine itineraries to Verbier and Nendaz or the Dix hut.
Emergency shelter: 10 people
Price: night, meal, breakfast 75.- frs per person, PAYABLE upon arrival at the cabin in Swiss francs or euros (1.- frs = 1 euro), Credit cards are not accepted.
The meal is served at 18:30. There is only one service.
Please call 027 281 17 80 for any changes or cancellations in your reservation!
There is no internet connection or cell phone at the cabin.
Please cancel 48 hours before the reservation date. Otherwise, you will be charged 20.-frs per person.
National Map 1/25, 000: 1326 Rosablanche
National Map 1/50, 000: 283 Arolla
Coordinates: 595,400 102.575
Altitude 2662 m
Custodian on-site: 13 March to 7 May and 3 July to 30 September
Cooking facilities available in the absence of the custodian
In winter, bring SFR 1 coins
for electricity and SFR 5 for Wood
Beds: 50 (with custodian) - 33 (without custodian)
Public transport: Summer: postal line Sion-Dixence
Summer access path: foot of the wall of the Grande Dixence dam: 2h
Top of the dam: 1:15 am
Winter access path: Climbing skins
phone +41 27 281 17 80
location_on 1987 Hérémence
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